天龍八部 Demi-Gods and Semi-Devils by Jin YongGoodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Want to Read saving…. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Other editions. Enlarge cover. Error rating book.
Tian Long Ba Bu #5 (Demi Gods And Semi Devils. Chinese. 5 Vols.)
Demi-Gods and Semi-Devils. The ephemerality of all beings, a thousand faces with all characteristics, complicated feelings, and humans that aren't humans. Prince Duan Yu, having run away from home many times, is finally about to welcome a huge turning point in his life. Seeing the most beautiful woman in front of him, he brazenly calls out 'Fairy Sister'! Chapter The Forming of a Divine Sword. Chapter Broken Jade.
The story has been revised twice with the second edition published in October and the third edition released in November The Eight Races refer to the deities in Buddhist cosmology. The widely accepted translation of the title collectively refers to the eight races as demi-gods and semi-devils. The story follows the journeys of three protagonists. The main thematic element of the novel concerns the complex, troubled relationships between characters from various kingdoms and sects, and the inherent bond that underlies the struggles of each.